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Selected publications


Books

Todinov M.T.
Flow Networks: Analysis and optimisation of repairable flow networks, networks with disturbed
flows and reliability networks
, Elsevier, (20
13
).

Todinov M.T.
Risk
-
based reliability analysis and generic principles
for risk reduction
, Elsevier, (2007).

Todinov M.T.
Reliability and Risk Models: Setting quantitative reliability requirements
, Wiley, (2005).


Book chapters


Todinov M.T., Virtual accelerated life testing of complex systems, In
Intelligent Decision Systems

in Large
-
Scale
Distributed Environment
,
Bouvry, Pascal; González
-
Vélez, Horacio; Kolodziej, Joanna (Eds.),
Springer, (2011e),
pp.293
-
314.


Journal
papers

Todinov M.T., The cumulative stress hazard density as an alternative of the Weibull model,
International journal
of Solids and Structures
,
47

(2010) 3286
-
3296.

Todinov M.T., Is Weibull distribution the correct model for predicting probability of failure initiated by non
-
interacting flaws,
International Journal of Solids and Structures
, 46
(2009) 887
-
901.

Todinov M.T.,
Fast augmentation algorithms for maximising the output flow in repairable flow networks after edge
failures,
International Journal of Systems Science
, (2012)
DOI:10.1080/00207721.2012.670294.

Todinov M.T.,
Topology optimisation of repairable flow networks for a maximum average availability,
Computers
and Mathematics with Applications
, 64 (2012) pp.3729
-
3746.
doi:10.1016/j.camwa.2012.02.050
.

Todinov M.T.,
Algorithms for minimising

the lost flow due to failed components in repairable flow networks with
complex topology,
International Journal of Reliability and Safety

(2012)
6

(4) pp.283
-
310.

Todinov M.T.,
The dual network theorem for static flow networks and its application for ma
ximising the throughput
Flow,
Artificial Intelligence Research
, 2 (1) (2013) pp.81
-
106.

Todinov M.T.,
Topology Optimization of Repairable Flow Networks and Reliability Networks,
International Journal
of Simulation Systems, Science & Technology
, vol.11,
No3, (2011), pp.75
-
84.

Todinov M.T., New models for optimal reduction of technical risks,
Engineering Optimisation
, (2012)
DOI:10.1080/0305215X.2012.690869.

Todinov M.T., Robust design using variance upper bound theorem,
International Journal of Performabi
lity
Engineering
, 5 (4) (2009) 403
-
420.

Todinov M.T., A comparative method for improving the reliability of components,
Nuclear Engineering and
Design
, 239 (2009) 214
-
220.

Todinov

M.T., Efficient algorithm and discrete
-
event solver for stochastic flow networks with converging flaws,
International Journal of Reliability and Safety
, 2(4) (2008) 286
-
308.

Todinov M.T., Risk
-
based design based on limiting the probability of system failu
re at a minimum total cost,
International Journal of Risk Management
, 10 (2) (2008) 104
-
121.

Todinov M.T., Potential benefit, potential loss and potential gain from competing opportunity and failure events,
International Journal of Risk Assessment and Mana
gement
, 10 (1/2) (2008) 1
-
30.

Todinov M.T., Selecting designs with high resistance to overstress failure initiated by flaws,
Computational
Materials Science
, 42 (2008) 306
-
315.

Todinov

M.T., An equation and a fast algorithm for determining the probability of failure initiated by flaws,
Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics

22 (2007) 12
-
21.

Todinov M.T., Reliability analysis based on the losses from failures,
Risk Analysis

26 (2) (2006) 31
1
-
335.

Todinov M.T., Reliability value analysis of complex production systems based on the losses from failures,
International Journal of Quality, and Reliability Management
, 23 (6) (2006) 696
-
718.

Todinov M.T., Reliability analysis of complex systems base
d on the losses from failures,
International Journal of
Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering
, 13 (2) 127
-
148 (2006).

Todinov M.T., Limiting the probability of failure for components containing flaws,
Computational Materials
Science
, 32 (2005) 156
-
16
6.

Todinov M.T., Reliability analysis and setting reliability requirements based on the cost of failure,
International
Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering
, 11, (3) (2004) 1
-
27.

Todinov M.T., Uncertainty and risk associated with the Charp
y impact energy of multi
-
run welds,
Nuclear
Engineering and Design
, 231 (2004) 27
-
38.

Todinov M.T., Setting reliability requirements based on minimum failure
-
free operating periods,
Quality and
Reliability Engineering International
, 20 (2004) 273
-
287.

Todi
nov M.T., A new reliability measure based on specified minimum distances before the locations of random
variables in a finite interval,
Reliability Engineering and System Safety
, 86 (2004) 95
-
103.

Todinov M.T., Reliability governed by the relative location
s of random variables in a finite interval,
IEEE
Transactions on Reliability
, 53 (2) (2004) 226
-
237.

Todinov M.T., On Coolen's comments related to statistics of defects in one
-
dimensional components,
Computational Materials Science
, 29 (2004) 253
-
258.

Todi
nov M.T., Statistics of inhomogeneous media formed by nucleation and growth,
Probabilistic Engineering
Mechanics
, 18 (2003) 139
-
149.

Todinov M.T., Modelling consequences from failure and material properties by distribution mixtures,
Nuclear
Engineering and

Design
, 224 (2003) 233
-
244.

Todinov M.T., Distribution mixtures from sampling of inhomogeneous microstructures: variance and probability
bounds of the properties,
Nuclear Engineering and Design
, 214 (2002) 195
-
204.

Todinov

M.T., Statistics of defects in one
-
dimensional components,
Computational Materials Science
, 24 (2002)
430
-
442.

Todinov M.T., Distribution of properties from sampling inhomogeneous materials by line transects,
Probabilistic
Engineering Mechanics
, 17 (2002)

131
-
141.

Todinov M.T., An efficient method for estimating from sparse data the parameters of the impact energy variation
in the ductile
-
to
-
brittle transition region,
International Journal of Fracture

111 (2001) 131
-
150.

Todinov M.T., Estimating the probab
ilities of triggering brittle fracture associated with the defects in the materials,
Materials Science and Engineering A
, 302/2 (2001) 235
-
245.

Todinov

M.T., Estimating the parameters of the impact energy variation in the ductile
-
brittle transition region from
complete and sparse data sets,
Computational Materials Science
, 21 (2001) 111
-
123.

Todinov M.T., Probability distribution of fatigue life controll
ed by defects,
Computers and Structures
, 79 (2001)
313
-
318.

Todinov M.T., Necessary and sufficient condition for additivity in the sense of the Palmgren
-
Miner rule,
Computational Materials Science
, 21 (2001) 101
-
110.

Todinov M.T., On some limitations of th
e Johnson
-
Mehl
-
Avrami
-
Kolmogorov equation,
Acta Materialia
, 48 (2000)
4217
-
4224.

Todinov M.T., Probability of fracture initiated by defects,
Materials Science and Engineering A

A276 (2000) 39
-
47.

Todinov M.T., M.Novovic, P.Bowen and J.F.Knott. Modelling th
e impact energy in the ductile/brittle transition
region of C
-
Mn multi
-
run welds,
Materials Science and Engineering A
, A287 (2000) 116
-
124.

Todinov M.T., Residual stresses at the surface of automotive suspension springs,
Journal of Materials Science
,
35 (2
000) 3313
-
3320.

Todinov M.T., On some applications of the random transects,
Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and
Engineering
, 7 (1999) 525
-
539.

Todinov M.T., Fitting impact fracture toughness data in the transition region,
Materials Science an
d Engineering
A
, A265 (1999) 1
-
6.

Todinov M.T., Influence of some parameters on the residual stresses from quenching,
Modelling and Simulation
in Materials Science and Engineering
, 7 (1999) 25
-
41.

Todinov M.T., Maximum principal tensile stress and fatigue
crack origin for compression springs,
International
Journal of Mechanical Sciences
, 41 (1999) 357
-
370.

Todinov M.T., Alternative Approach to the problem of additivity,
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B
, 29B
(1998) 269
-
273.

Todinov M.T., A probabil
istic method for predicting fatigue life controlled by defects,
Materials Science and
Engineering A
, A255 (1998) 117
-
123.

Todinov M.T., Mechanism for the formation of the residual stresses from quenching,
Modelling

and Simulation in
Materials Science and Engineering
, 6 (1998) 273
-
291.

Todinov M.T., A new approach to the kinetics of a phase transformation with constant radial growth rate,
Acta
Materialia
, 44 (1996) 4697
-
4703.

Todinov M.T., J.F.Knott and M.Strangwood.

An assessment of the influence of complex stress states on
martensite start temperature,
Acta Materialia
, 44 (1996) 4909
-
4915.